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Statement of Dr Oliver Sutherland

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As one of the members of the Nelson Māori committee and the Auckland Committee on Racial Discrimination (ACORD), Dr Sutherland spent 15 years campaigning and advocating on behalf of many children who were in State care during the 1970s and 1980s.
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Statement of Aaron Smale

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Ngāti Porou, Ngā Puhi, Whakatohea As a freelance investigative journalist and photographer, and with lived experience of state intervention having been adopted and raised outside of his natural whānau, Mr Smale has covered the stories of children in state custody as a Māori social issue.
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Statement of Fa’afete Taito

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Mr Taito will give evidence about his experience as a Samoan New Zealander being removed from his family as a child following intervention by the State.
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Statement of Dr Alison Green

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Ngati Awa (Ngati Pukeko), Ngati Ranginui (Ngaitamarawaho) Ngaiterangi (Ngaitukairangi) Dr Alison Green is a researcher at Te Kotahi Research Institute, University of Waikato.
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Statement of Dr Rawiri Waretini-Karena

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Ngāti Māhanga, Ngāti Māhuta, Ngāti Hine, Ngāti Kāhu, Te Rarawa Dr Rawiri Waretini-Karena is a lecturer and Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiarangi.
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Crown Statement at the Contextual hearing

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The statement provided by the Crown at the start of the Contextual hearing.
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Statement of Arthur Taylor

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Mr Taylor has spent 40 of his 63 years in prison.
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Statement of Keith Wiffin

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Keith Wiffin went into state care at the age of 10 after the death of his father.
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Statement of Judge Carolyn Henwood

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Her Honour Judge Henwood was the Chair of the Confidential Listening and Assistance Service (CLAS) which ran from 2008 to 2015.
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Contextual hearing transcripts

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Transcripts from the 2019 Contextual hearing held between 29 October and 8 November.
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